The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 19, 2013

Boys tennis: Seals win tennis opener


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SELINSGROVE -- Safwan Khan and Theron Fravel won singles matches in straight sets to help Selinsgrove to a season-opening win Tuesday, 4-1 over Mifflinburg.

The Seals also picked up a pair of doubles wins in straight sets. Their lone loss was a three-set battle at first singles, won by Mifflinburg's Landon Walter, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-2).

"I thought the boys played very well for the opening match," said Seals coach Duke Fravel. "I was pleased."

Selinsgrove (1-0) hosts Bloomsburg on Thursday.

n Milton 3, Williamsport 2

WILLIAMSPORT -- Alandean Elsayed pulled out a three-set win at third singles to help Milton.

James Jones at second singles and the first doubles team of Reece Metzger and Eddie Babakov were also winners for the Black Panthers (1-1, 1-0).